TMZ

TMZ SPORTS

  • FS1
    M-T-Th-F:
    9:00 PM PST

    W:
    9:30 PM PST

RZA

Robert Fitzgerald Diggs (born July 5, 1969), better known by his stage name Rza ( /ˈrɪzə/ RIZ-ə; usually styled RZA), is an American Grammy-winning music producer, multi-instrumentalist, author, emcee, and occasional actor, director, and screenwriter. A prominent figure in hip hop, Rza is the de facto leader of the Wu-Tang Clan. He has produced almost all of Wu-Tang Clan's albums as well as many Wu-Tang solo and affiliate projects. He has also released solo albums under the alter-ego Bobby Digital, along with executive producing credits for side projects. In addition to the Wu-Tang Clan and his solo releases, Rza was also a founding member of the horrorcore Hip Hop group Gravediggaz where he used the name The Rzarector. Furthermore, he has acted in several movies, including Coffee and Cigarettes, American Gangster, Gospel Hill, Life Is Hot in Cracktown, Ghost Dog, Funny People, Derailed, Due Date and Repo Men. He also appears in the Showtime TV series Californication. His directorial debut is for the film he wrote The Man with the Iron Fists. In 2008, Rza was ranked #4 on About.com's list of the Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers, while The Source placed him on its list of the 20 greatest

LATEST STORIES
  
Wu-Tang Clan -- U-God Sues RZA and the Whole Damn Clan for $2.5 Million!

Wu-Tang Clan
U-God Sues RZA and the Whole Clan For $2.5 MILLION!

OG Wu-Tang Clan member U-God wants his group to know HE ain't nothing to f*** with in court -- he says the Wu's been screwing him out of revenue for years, so now he's gotta sue. In the docs filed… READ MORE >

Russell Crowe & Azealia Banks -- Cops Hit Wall with Surveillance Video

Russell Crowe & Azealia Banks
Cops Hit Wall with Surveillance Video

Azealia Banks and Russell Crowe are back to square one -- he said, she said -- because we've learned the surveillance cameras at the Bev Hills Hotel missed the entire confrontation. Law… READ MORE >

- 50 days ago
RZA -- Russell Spit At Azealia ... But She Was Out of Her Mind (VIDEO)

RZA
Russell Spit At Azealia ... But She Was Out of Her Mind

RZA has broken his silence ... condemning Azealia Banks for the confrontation with Russell Crowe ... claiming Russell was simply trying to prevent her from intentionally cutting another… READ MORE >

- 52 days ago
Azealia Banks -- Here's What Really Happened With Russell Crowe (VIDEO)

Azealia Banks
Here's What Really Happened ... With Russell Crowe

Azealia Banks is sticking to her story -- that Russell Crowe choked her, spit on her and called her the n-word over the weekend ... and adds her so-called pal, RZA, essentially has no… READ MORE >

- 53 days ago
Azealia Banks -- No More RZA Biz ... He Betrayed Me!!

Azealia Banks
No More RZA Biz ... He Betrayed Me!!

Azealia Banks is pissed at RZA for not defending her when Russell Crowe threw her out of his party, and says she's cutting him off for good ... personally and professionally.  Sources close… READ MORE >

- 54 days ago
RZA -- Good Luck Suing Me! I Didn't Sell Wu-Tang Fan Art to Martin Shkreli (VIDEO)

RZA
Good Luck Suing Me! I Didn't Sell Wu Fan Art to Shkreli

RZA already has his defense against the fan who's suing him for stealing artwork and selling it to Martin Shkreli, and it goes something like this -- I deal music, man ... not portraits! TMZ… READ MORE >

- 303 days ago
Martin Shkreli & RZA Sued -- You Put My Art on Front Street ... Now Pay Me!

Martin Shkreli & RZA Sued
You Put My Art on Front Street ... Now Pay Me!

A die hard Wu-Tang Clan fan's artwork ended up in the band's $2 million album, but he's not happy about it -- he's suing Martin Shkreli and RZA. Jason Koza says he submitted 9 hand drawn portraits… READ MORE >

- 306 days ago
RZA -- If You Don't Want Your Nude Photos Leaked ... Don't Take Them!

RZA
Don't Want Nude Photos Leaked ... Don't Put 'Em On a Computer!

RZA takes a very practical approach to the celebrity nude photo scandal ... hackers can't steal what does not exist. Our photog spotted the Wu-Tang legend at LAX Monday ... when we asked him about… READ MORE >

- 831 days ago
Wu-Tang's RZA Thinks Penis-Cutting Rapper's Future Up in the Air

RZA
Thinks Penis-Cutting Rapper's Future Up in the Air

A penis might not be the only thing Christ Bearer lost in the last week ... because RZA -- who discovered CB's group Killa Beez -- was noncommittal about CB's return.Our photog caught up with the… READ MORE >

- 964 days ago
RZA -- I Wrote This Song for Paul Walker ... 'I Thought We Had Another Day to Smile'

RZA
I Wrote This Song for Paul Walker 'I Thought We Had Another Day to Smile'

RZA -- the leader of the Wu-Tang Clan -- paid tribute to his friend and former movie co-star Paul Walker with a new song ... and it's incredibly emotional. RZA -- who worked with Paul on a film… READ MORE >

- 1105 days ago

Around The Web